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I Have Esophageal Achalasia

Esophageal Achalasia anonymous support group with information on diagnosis, treatment, symptoms, along with personal stories and experiences with Esophageal Achalasia. You're not alone. 33 People

    I Have 'what"

    When i first started experiencing some esophageal difficulties it was last July and had been admitted through the ER because I was dehydrated.  They preformed the first  esophageal test the next day and I was told I had ulcers and they removed a polup and sent it off...
    sageintyme sageintyme 56-60, F 1 Response Apr 30, 2010

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    Heller's Myotomy

     I have a Heller's Myotomy done and it has been great.  Went from not being able to eat solids and often not being able to drink a glass of water to being able to eat most anything and rarely having any issues.   I have to remember to drink water with meals and...
    goingawaynow goingawaynow 66-70 Sep 30, 2009

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    I Have Achalasia

    Hi everyone,This is my first ever forum, and didn't even know one existed for this disease, it heartens me that I have found somewhere to share and also learn of everyone else's experiences.I'm 32 and have had Achalasia for 5 years, although my symptoms were not prominent until...
    katmeow katmeow 31-35 1 Response Sep 18, 2011

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    My Achalasia Story

     Hello all!  I have esophageal achalasia, though it was discovered early.  It all started with a choking episode.  From there, I began to notice that food just wasn't going down properly, and often ended up stuck to the roof of my mouth.  Even when food...
    scandiavegan scandiavegan 22-25, F 2 Responses Sep 26, 2009

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    Achalasia - Is This The Cure?

    For over 5 years I have swallowing difficulties. Initially it was solids then it was with semi-liquids and cold liquids. I would experienced chest pain and frequently had to regurgitate to relieve the pain. Then a wonderful thing happened. My wife came across this book by...
    CoconutMiracle CoconutMiracle 56-60 Jun 19, 2012

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    So Many Doctors

    It started about 5 years ago (November 2007). I kept being sick late in the day or I would wake in the night with a bloated hard stomach and feel sick, like something was stuck. I went to the doctors and he sent me to the hospital to have the camera down to see what was happening...
    DebbieYorkshireUK DebbieYorkshireUK 31-35 Apr 15, 2012

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    I Am Sure I Have Achalasia

    I just learned yesterday that I have Achalasia. It first started about january this year, I was 5 months pregnant. I would have a hard time eating big meals and would sometimes throw up. I thought that this was part of the pregnancy, BUT it kept progressing to where I would throw...
    momma2max momma2max 26-30, F Oct 19, 2010

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    Of Uncertainty Over Time I Felt Hopeless. I Hope A Miracle Comes To Me.

    who knows when i undergo this disease may be the beginning 2010. i also think it was just a normal ulcer but over time and in a fairly long period of times is not the usual ulcer. sometimes i do not eat for several days even water can not enter into my stomach. i finally checked...
    koncreng koncreng 26-30, F 1 Response Jan 16, 2012

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    Related Experiences

    I just received my diagnosis. 5 years ago I almost died from aspirated pneumonia...hospital for 23 days and surgery on my lung. During that time, I got the botox shot and it seemed...
    stevecplnd stevecplnd 46-50 2 Responses Mar 26

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    Hello my fellow EP members.I would like to share a personal experience that recently happen to me.I recently have been going threw some personal issues with my Family.I have been...
    Fruitypunch15 Fruitypunch15 31-35 4 hrs ago

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    REAL TALK POWER'S OF ENERGY GREETINGS!.. Its Me Icey! How are you all?.. Me? Im Well Thanks..And Got so much to talk to ya'll about! Its not Even Funny Okay... This post... whew...
    icey1 icey1 22-25, M 2 hrs ago

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    Have any of you fully Gained your trust back up ? Is it truly worth working out ? I have read where some marriages are stronger after the apocalypse , how fu..ing long does it...
    jocu123 jocu123 31-35, M 3 Responses 3 hrs ago

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    I don't know why a part of me feels broken often times. As if I was empty. I manage to be good, to be kind, gentle and loving all the time but those things I do couldn't satisfy me...
    diane1996 diane1996 18-21, F 4 Responses 5 hrs ago

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    I have a crush on a it on Tinder... Idk if he only wants sex but we talk sexy all the time which I love. he's so cute and can turn me on like THAT haha We also talk about our lives...
    WhatChrisDid4Love WhatChrisDid4Love 18-21, M 8 hrs ago

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    Yup and I never had one. Ever. I used to have girls that are friends but they didn't last long and I was too dense to notice that they probably liked me. I just didn't bother to...
    Xemplefied Xemplefied 26-30, M 7 hrs ago

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    My ex was very mentally abusive to me. he had at one point hit me and my friends and family made me break up with him. I now see that it wasn't okay but I'm still in love with the...
    CopenhagenAngel427 CopenhagenAngel427 18-21, F 3 Responses 7 hrs ago

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    My mother has this rude joke she makes if I don't show her something i am doing when she asks, I'm looking at "****" and "willies" and goes and tells my stepfather. She tells him...
    1lonelydaisy 1lonelydaisy 41-45 6 hrs ago

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    I always know when my period comes because of the pain. It's pain that hurts but isn't at the stage where I'm thinking "I can't deal with this anymore". It's like an alarm clock...
    1lonelydaisy 1lonelydaisy 41-45 1 Response 5 hrs ago

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    Boo! Did I get ya? I have never stopped. I never will stop. But if you're in this group you turned little ***** and quit, probably bowing to social pressure. Nothing can change...
    smokingrocks1 smokingrocks1 56-60, M 4 hrs ago

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    So, he approached my friend and said, o really like your best friend and i have to tell her where is she, i looked up and he smiled , i went over and sat beside my friend, and he...
    FAIRYboobs FAIRYboobs 18-21, F 4 hrs ago

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    My daughter is biracial. She was born very white and I thought that she would get a little darker with age, like many black and mixed babies do. She looks about the same now. I...
    Evesdaughter Evesdaughter 31-35, F 1 Response 3 hrs ago

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    So before I tell the main part of my story id like to rewind a few years and give some backstory. When I was 5 years old I was molested by my neighbor. He never penetrated but a...
    Niavati23 Niavati23 18-21, F 1 Response 2 hrs ago

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    I have, me and my sister have fights with knives because we both like it and it turns us on, we play a game where we fight with knives and it's the first one to ten stabs to win...
    IWantToBeTortured IWantToBeTortured 18-21, F 1 hr ago

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    My granddaughters don't accept me because of it . They wouldn't permit me to come to the wedding with an interpreter for my profound deafness. I don't like them any more. I'm not...
    MargaretCallinan MargaretCallinan 70+, F 2 Responses 8 hrs ago

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    I met a man not too long ago. He's genuine and sincere. He actually cares about my feelings and has an incredible way of understanding everything. There are people you meet in life...
    hadyourchance hadyourchance 36-40, F 7 Responses 7 hrs ago

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    It was really weird, me and him were falling and there was a small gap that only one of us could fit in so he pushed me into the gap while he fell through a wooden floor... But it...
    philex2014 philex2014 13-15, F 7 hrs ago

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    It's interesting how I found this website: I googled "introverts anonymous" on a whim. I was actually thinking more along the lines of a sort of chatroom where I could Interact...
    sailman306 sailman306 22-25, M 6 hrs ago

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    Was hanging out with a guy and he came over and we watched a movie. He started trying to get touchy feely and I told him I didn't want to do anything. He could tell something was...
    Redvelvet58 Redvelvet58 26-30, F 1 Response 6 hrs ago

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    It's nice to have your prayers answered...just like the old times.
    Asurina Asurina 18-21, F 1 Response 6 hrs ago

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    It used to be ok for keeping on touch with people. Now it's just targeted advertising, drama and updates about how nice a coffee was. Fine people want to use it but it I hate it...
    TheGrumpyDead TheGrumpyDead 31-35, M 1 Response 4 hrs ago

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    So I have a crush on my student teacher she is about 23/24. I don't know if she likes me back but she acts like she does. She will call me out of everybody a lot more than normal...
    jjjgjjjg jjjgjjjg 16-17, M 1 Response 3 hrs ago

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    I buy a pdf and try to print it out but 1/2 way through the text becomes illegible - I have wasted 150 pages of ink pfffffffffft New rule - *Thou shalt not walk away from the...
    SolitaryElf SolitaryElf 41-45, F 2 hrs ago

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    More on what exactly happened five months ago that flipped my world upside down: Someone noticed me, & it brought forth this life out of me that had been sleeping for years, maybe...
    saundra04 saundra04 26-30, F 1 Response 1 hr ago

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    I have a rlly huge Fcking massive crush in Eminem and even he was playing as Slim Shady he is smoking hot
    Sarahkillzclock23 Sarahkillzclock23 13-15, F 1 hr ago

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    I have some new songs on vine!! https://vine.co/v/OYYH7iBbVEK Think of me -phantom of the opera The phantom of the opera If I ain't got you - Alicia keys On my own - Les...
    ERMAHGERD1 ERMAHGERD1 22-25, F Mar 25

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    I want to have NSA fun in canberra
    aussieaquariusguy aussieaquariusguy 36-40, M Mar 25

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    Fix Me by Coldplay. Haven't even heard that song in a couple years.
    OneWithTheSkies OneWithTheSkies 18-21, F Mar 25

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    Growing up, weight was always an issue. Not my own weight but my mothers. She's struggled with an eating disorder since her late teens. She "has been in recovery for 20 years". I...
    DizzieDazie DizzieDazie 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 25

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    my dad " idiot its waste of caring its better if i care a dog what is the use of u " my mom " see your brother he is an engineer what is the use of u no use waste of feeding u...
    shekarleader shekarleader 18-21, M 2 Responses Mar 25

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    I have oral herpes since two years ago and just broke out once. A place where you can release your depression.Hope helps and pray for you! herpesmeetup.com
    jimmywei jimmywei 26-30, M 2 Responses Mar 25

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    this is one of my biggest problem. I was a victim of this. and I'm not going to get attach with anyone anymore. If someone really want me in their lives they going to try really...
    masmelo masmelo 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 25

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